Carroll's Ran Nielsen is stepping down

Wichita, Kan. Long-time Bishop Carroll Girls’ Track Coach Ran Nielsen, is stepping down after 31 years as Bishop Carroll’s head coach. During his tenure, BCCHS won seven GWAL championships and one state championship. Coach Nielsen will continue to teach biology and coach girls’ cross country, a position he has held since 1989.

Assistant track coach, Ryan Biedron will assume the position as head girls’ track coach. Coach Biedron is a 2007 graduate of Bishop Carroll and a 2012 graduate of Kansas State University. Since graduation, Coach Biedron has taught mathematics and engineering and coached track and cross country at Bishop Carroll.